Create Icons tutorial

Create Icons tutorial
Create Icons tutorial

Open a new file with 236×470 px and 300 dpi. Paint it in black color.

Create Icons tutorial

Using this instrument

Create Icons tutorial

, create a circle colored in 454401. Then apply this tool

Create Icons tutorial

with the parameters from the next table:

Create Icons tutorial

Decolorize the lowest part of the circle the same way it is done below.

Create Icons tutorial

Apply now the instrument

Create Icons tutorial

and try to represent a figure colored in 6A6700.

Create Icons tutorial
Create Icons tutorial

Make the same way several other elements with the same color.

Create Icons tutorial

Merge down now all the layers composing those four rhombs of one color in a group. Copy this new group and apply Free Transform selection to turn it around on 180 degrees. Place it the same way it is done below.

Create Icons tutorial

Apply the instrument

Create Icons tutorial

and represent a circle with the color 6F6D00.

Create Icons tutorial
Create Icons tutorial

Applying the last instrument, it’s possible to represent one more circle with the parameters from the next picture. Then make use of the same instrument, keeping pressed the Alt button and cut out the inside part, like it is demonstrated next step.

Create Icons tutorial

Blending Options-Drop Shadow

Create Icons tutorial

Blending Options-Bevel and Emboss

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Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

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Gradient’s parameters.

Create Icons tutorial

Now merge down the layers, composing the circles’ figures on a black background in a group.
Copy the new made group and change the corresponding parameters.
The color of the basic circle is 154583, the smaller circle’s color – 1067BF, the rhombs’ color is 1067BE.

Create Icons tutorial

The final result!